RN Case Mgr Athens/Gainesville/Commerce

Employer
Homestead Hospice
Location
Athens, GA, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Sep 13, 2017
Closes
Oct 02, 2017
Ref
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Specialty
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

We are seeking an RN Case Mgr Athens/Gainesville/Commerceto join our team!You will be responsible for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of assigned patients.

Responsibilities:

  • Administer nursing care to ill, injured, or disabled patients
  • Diagnose and establish patient treatment plans
  • Monitorand report changes in patient symptoms or behavior
  • Communicate with collaborating physicians orspecialists regarding patientcare
  • Educate patients about health maintenance and disease prevention
  • Facilitatereferrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities
  • Maintain accurate patient medical records
  • Provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in nursing or other medical fields
  • Familiarity with medical software and equipment
  • Ability to build rapport with patients
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Company Description

Homestead Hospice is a premier hospice provider headquartered in Atlanta with offices in Georgia, South Carolina, Alabama and Arizona. Our principals founded Homestead Hospice to provide hospice care that went above and beyond the basics to address the needs of patients and their families faced with terminal illness.

At Homestead Hospice, we strive to help our patients and their families by coordinating our care to involve the entire family through counseling, spiritual support, and access to our team of professionals.

Terminal illness affects the entire family structure. Adjustment, mental process, self awareness, acceptance and grief are major parts of the dying process. Our trained Social Workers and Therapists are available to work with the entire family in dealing with these issues. We employ fully-qualified staff to help with financial assistance, patient placement, care centers, funeral arrangements and we are always there just to talk.

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